WI 11th Inf Co K. Residence: Winchester, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 29. Farmer. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 22 Feb 1864 at Green Bay, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Winchester. Mustered there the same day. Private. Took part in the siege and capture of Fort Blakely, Alabama, 3 Apr to 9 Apr 1865. Appointed Corporal 24 Jan 1865. Mustered out 4 Sep 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 16, p200) (History of the town of Winchester, Winnebago, Wisconsin, publ. 2002, 4-11)